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Pride and Arrogance....

Last evening a friend of many of us, Dr George Ani, a young professor of ENT passed away following a cycling accident. He has 2 young daughters. Annie his wife the 2 daughters will have to face life for the next many years without their loved one with them.
This news came at a time, when I have been actively following events which are unfolding in India and USA. India, where the arrogance and pride of power is reaching a level, which brings back memories of previous such events in history, both in our nation and other nations. Words being spoken by elected members of our parliament, has been arrogant and at times even abusive. Power has been used to suppress alternative ideologies and thinking. And one gets the feeling that things are not going to be easy for us as a nation. At the same time, with the election fever in the so called “most powerful nation” the words used by many of the candidates portray again arrogance and pride. Some words are even abusive. And if some of those can…